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... ter I headed back to the gym but I couldn't do all the things I could before. I was weaker and my flexibility was gone. I figured it was the time off but instead of getting better I got worse. I have been gaining weight constantly and the swelling is out of control. ... (5 replies)
... DNA is the autoantibody most associated with lupus nephritis, which comes on insidiously, meaning, unlike many manifestations of lupus, in early stages nephritis simply doesn't cause pain or other totally obvious symptoms. It's far sneakier! ... (15 replies)
... Thanks so much, and yeah I'm taking 17.5 mg of prednisone and 300 mg of hydroxychloroquine. My Dr says he doesn't like the idea of it but he wasn't exactly telling me not to get it. He's tapering me down from the prednisone and in about 3 weeks I'll be down to 12. ... (4 replies)

... What types of medications are you on? ... (4 replies)
... Was supposed to be asleep, but at like 1am, an episode of Dr. G, Medical Examiner came on and the woman had lupus and I knew I wouldn't be getting any sleep until it went off! ... (3 replies)
Jan 20, 2009
... truth is, there really isn't much of a point in finding out if you might have early signs of lupus? ... (4 replies)
Menstrual Problems
Sep 20, 2007
... Recently an assistant in my rheumie's office was making small talk while doing a test. He said that the lid comes off quite often in people with lupus during hormonal shifts. His comment made me look way back. ... (5 replies)
... ow found out that a positive rheumatoid factor can occur not just in rheumatoid arthritis, but also in a few other autoimmune conditions, so I'm wondering if any of you have ever had a positive RF, and if so, does this mean anything with regards to lupus. ... (5 replies)
... complex, and complicated to figure out. So yes, hives can be an early manifestation of lupus, and 27 is not too young to be showing these signs. ... (8 replies)
Feb 19, 2015
... GYN knows the lupus suspicions, and treats you as a high risk patient from the standpoint of higher risk than average for complications such as toxemia, hypertension, premature labor, placental blood flow issues, etc. ... (9 replies)
... I am on Placquenil, Methotrexate, Prednisone and an IV biologic, Symponi right now. Have been trying many biologics with little success so far. This one is too early to tell if it is going to help. I am curious about this autoimmune protocol diet, which I have not heard of. ... (13 replies)
... Welcome, and for a newbie, you did a great job of presenting your information and dilemma. ... (3 replies)
... additional symptoms and the appearance of ANA "subtypes". ... (3 replies)
Is this Lupus?
Nov 20, 2013
... welcome. I don't know what this is, of course, but it's certainly something! Your setting up a rheumatology consult makes good sense to me. ... (2 replies)
... list on the sticky post. I can honestly tell you It is a little creepy because it is like my own story with this disease. I am 30 years old. I was diagnosed with lupus in 1996. But before I was diagnosed I had big childhood signs...every year for as long as I can remember growing up I would catch infections. I stayed sick. ... (12 replies)
... Have you read the "alternative criteria" list, in the sticky posts at top of the thread list? ... (12 replies)
... I had years of SCLE. ... (4 replies)
... nditions over the past few years. These have largely been viewed as unrelated until I happened to see a different doctor within the same practice who took notice of my 1.5 written pages of symptoms and my demands for some testing. ... (1 replies)
... Years ago I had a lot of pain in my ankles and feet. I did fracture my ankle in high school and also had bunion surgery about 6 years ago. ... (3 replies)
... symptoms going back to early childhood, but I don't know at what point I "crossed the line". ... (25 replies)

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